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Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d

From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
January 27, 2003 03:28
Subject:
Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d
Message ID:
20030127112750.GA6269@vipunen.hut.fi
> Why stop there? Remove all accents. Why not remove lower case?
> NO MORE PESKY //I REGEPXS. LC, UC, UCFIRST ETC BECOME NO-OPS.
> A BIT OF CONFUSION BETWEEN THE -R,-W,-X,-O,-S,-T,-B,-C AND
> -R,-W,-X,-O,-S,-T,-B,-C OPERATORS, BUT I'M SURE THAT A WORK-AROUND
> USING TRIGRAPHS CAN BE FOUND. :-)

WHY SHOULD WE USE PUNCTUATION, EITHER COMMA SORRY COMMA EITHER
FULL STOP WE ALSO SHOULD DO AWAY WITH THE NEWFANGLED LETTERS
LIKE U SINCE V WAS ENOVGH FOR ROMANS AND THEY HAD A BLOODY EMPIRE
FULL STOP

-- 
Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi@iki.fi> http://www.iki.fi/jhi/ "There is this special
biologist word we use for 'stable'.  It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen



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